A good short story touches the reader's soul and lingers in memory.
Alpha and Omega is a collection of contemporary short stories from the Writers Anthology Group of authors from the Moreton Bay Region of Australia.
Each short story is illustrated by photographers and other visual artists.
The stories range in style from humor to suspense, drama, mystery, thrillers and mementos.
This year's volume follows the popular anthology Serendipity
A buyer of the anthology can apply for free advice on creating your own anthology through a writers' collective. Visit www.bentbanabooks.com
About the Author
Bernie Dowling is an Australian journalist who lives in the Pine Rivers district, just north of the Queensland State Capital of Brisbane.
Dowling grew up and lived in Brisbane most of his life though he has lived in or frequently visited provincial and coastal towns across south-east Queensland.
He has worked in many reporting rounds, including arts and entertainment, crime, politics, human interest and sports. He published a weekly humor column for 11 years.
Dowling has drawn on all these diverse strands of his working and social life to produce Iraqi Icicle, a highly original detective thriller which is his first novel.
The author lives with his wife and son in Lawnton, a Pine Rivers suburb.